If you’re looking for easy warm-you-up chili recipes, you’re in the right place! These nourishing chili recipes are all made with real food ingredients and are so simple to throw together.
Perfect for bringing a little bit of cozy to your busy weeknights.
I don’t know about you but chili is one of my top comfort foods!
And when the cooler months hit, I crave all-things-cozy.
So it’s no wonder I find myself reaching for these 8 easy warm-you-up chili recipes over and over again. They’re so simple to throw together and make for such a satisfying meal. I gathered my most-loved chili recipes into one post, in case you’re craving something quick and cozy too.
They’re ideal for an intimate gathering, game day, a fall or Halloween party, or a weekday chili night. Add a big green salad and some warm muffins straight out of the oven and you’ve got the perfect fall or winter meal.
To me, chili is all about minimal prep with maximum flavor.
Drop a bunch of real-food ingredients into a slow cooker or instant pot.
Set your cook time.
And before you know it, dinner is ready.
Don’t miss the muffin recipes at the end. All easy to bake and perfect to pair with your favorite fall chilis and stews.
I hope you’ll make these comforting recipes soon. If you do, be sure to share it on Instagram and tag me at @realfoodwholelife so I can see! Now, let’s make some Easy Warm-You-Up Chili Recipes!
Can I freeze chili for later?
Yes, I love freezing leftover chili, soups & stews for quick lunches and dinners on the go.
My favorite method is to freeze in individual servings in mason jars.
These easy One-Bowl Apple Cornmeal Muffins are quick to make and yield a tender, apple studded muffin that makes a great breakfast, afternoon snack, or side to your favorite autumn soups and chilis. Plus they’re naturally gluten-, dairy- and refined sugar-free!
Ingredients: chopped apples, applesauce, apple cider, oat flour, cornmeal, maple syrup, coconut oil, eggs, baking soda, cinnamon and salt.
tools to make these easy warm-you-up chili recipes + sides